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by NormanDunbar
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL keyboard mod
Replies: 18
Views: 1034

Re: QL keyboard mod

This might help: https://www.microchip.com/wwwAppNotes/A ... e=en591263


Pdf plus code. The code looks written for Atmel Studio as opposed to Arduino IDE.

HTH

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: QL Wiki
Topic: QLWiki updated to latest version
Replies: 0
Views: 50

QLWiki updated to latest version

Morning All, just a quick heads up, the QLWiki (https://qlwiki.qlforum.co.uk/doku.php) has been updated to the latest version of the DokuWiki (https://www.dokuwiki.org/dokuwiki) software. Let me know if you see any problems. One thing I noticed before I updated, on my Android tablet, attempting to c...
by NormanDunbar
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: QL Arduino
Replies: 1
Views: 126

Re: QL Arduino

Hi Derek, A lot of the Arduino language is C++ based, so unless someone msnages to convert it to C68, in C mode, I would think it unlikely. The Serial interface, for example, the features to "print" and "println" descend from the "printable" base class, and the various ...
by NormanDunbar
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hello from France
Replies: 9
Views: 388

Re: Hello from France

Hello, and welcome.

Hopefully you'l'l have fun here, and with the QL.


Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Forth
Replies: 31
Views: 2034

Re: Forth

I see what you did ther Chr$. :D

Cheers,
Norm

PS. Fixing the mother in law Thursday, ..... hopefully!
by NormanDunbar
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Forth
Replies: 31
Views: 2034

Re: Forth

Haggish is stuffed sheep stomach, I liked it, in Elsass (Strasbourg - France) we have an equivalent : stuffed pork stomach. Haggis is quite simply what is left when a sheep decides to eat itself! :D :D :D Seriously though, Haggis is of Asian origin, and was first recorded as being eaten in Lancashi...
by NormanDunbar
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Forth
Replies: 31
Views: 2034

Re: Forth

Hmmm, looks a bit like my tartan:

dunbar_mod_big.jpg
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which, I have to say, is bloody awful. So I have a kilt in this one, Pride of Scotland:

KTF-PSCO.jpg


Much easier on the eye!

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Sun Sep 13, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: The Welcome Area
Topic: Hi there from The Netherlands!
Replies: 6
Views: 225

Re: Hi there from The Netherlands!

Welcome to the mad house! :D
Enjoy your stay. Were all friends here.

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: ZX Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 just launched
Replies: 33
Views: 2121

Re: ZX Spectrum Next Kickstarter 2 just launched

Hi Stephen, ... you're not "buying" the computer, you are investing in a proposal for a project with the contracted reward for the investment at the end of its term being a computer. Agreed. 100%. Your argument is like withdrawing funds from Sir Francis Drakes voyage to the Americas becaus...
by NormanDunbar
Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Newer German Abacus (v2.45) discovered
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: Newer German Abacus (v2.45) discovered

I do not like Text87,


What Derek said. A great bit of coding, don't get me wrong, but an awful program to use.

Cheers,
Norm.